Taxon profile


Altantic Chub Mackerel
Scomber colias Gmelin, 1789

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Actinopterygii - ray-finned fishes »  order Scombriformes »  family Scombridae - mackerels, tunas and bonitos »  genus Scomber

Scientific synonyms

Pneumatophorus colias (Gmelin, 1789)
Scomber capensis Cuvier, 1832
Scomber dekayi Storer, 1855
Scomber gigas Fowler, 1935
Scomber gracilis Swainson, 1839
Scomber grex Mitchill, 1814
Scomber scomber lacertus Walbaum, 1792
Scomber macrophthalmus Rafinesque, 1810
Scomber maculatus Couch, 1832
Pneumatophorus japonicus marplatensis López, 1955

Least Concern LC

Links and literature

CH DE EN FR IT NL PR SP FishBase [54736]

Froese R., Pauly D. (eds.): FishBase []
CZ AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [species/24236]

Plíštil J. (Ed.) (2009): AQUATAB. World Wide Web electronic publication [] [as Scomber colias Gmelin, 1789]
Data retrieved on: 17 January 2010

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